Aerospace Engineering (Launch Pad)

Majors eligible to join

Aerospace engineering majors
Aerospace engineering majors in the Honors Program


Program description

The Launch Pad Learning Community focuses on creating a learning environment that enhances the freshman year experience. The learning team links two of the first term classes and three in the second term additionally first term students work on design projects in conjunction with second semester students. Upper class students serve as in-class as well as learning center mentors to help facilitate meaningful discussions and interaction opportunities for the learning community students. Faculty involvement with learning team projects is also a key factor. The honors option is available to any student in the freshman Honors Program with honors sections of each of the learning community classes being offered. 


Living Options

The Aerospace Engineering Residential Learning Community is offered in conjunction with the ISU Department of Residence and is housed in Helser Hall.

Signing Up

To sign up for a residential learning community simply click on the “Learning Community” tab when filling out your Department of Residence contract on AccessPlus. You can go in and update or change your learning community preference information at any time up until the deadline without losing your “priority date.”



Jackie Kester


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